• Tommaso Ciampa Changes His Look Ahead Of Rumored WWE Main Roster Arrival
Tommaso Ciampa lost the NXT Championship to Bron Breakker at New Year’s EVIL recently.
After that, he faced fellow NXT wrestler Pete Dunne in a dark match before Friday’s SmackDown, and won.
On last week’s episode of WWE Main Event, Ciampa faced T-BAR and won.
During this appearance on Main Event, Ciampa was sporting a new look. He has dyed his beard and is no longer sporting a grey beard “grizzled veteran” look.
You can check it out below:
Below is his old grey beard look:
The Men’s Royal Rumble match will take place on January 29, and it looks like a perfect place and time for the 36-year-old wrestler to make his official WWE main roster debut, as a surprise entrant in the Rumble.
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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (January 17, 1977) – WWWF MSG House Show
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 17, 1977, the World Wide Wrestling Federation held a televised house show in the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.
Here are the results from that night:
Jose Gonzales wrestled Pete Sanchez to a draw
Doug Gilbert defeated Don Serrano
Greg Gagne defeated Johnny Rodz
Nikolai Volkoff & Tor Kamata defeated Dominic DeNucci & Manuel Soto
Pat Patterson defeated Baron Mikel Scicluna
Bobo Brazil defeated Stan Stasiak by DQ
WWWF International Tag Team Titles: Billy White Wolf (C) & Chief Jay Strongbow (C) defeated Executioner #1 & Executioner #2
Ivan Putski wrestled Bruiser Brody to a double-DQ
WWWF World Heavyweight Title: Ken Patera defeated Bruno Sammartino (C) by count-out